Links

(Please remember any links used that are not on this page must be pre-approved to count in your Works Cited)

Everyone should start at:

*ABC-CLIO Ancient Civilizations

http://www.ancienthistory.abc-clio.com/

This is a database we subscribe to through the library. The password is on the blue password sheet, or see any of the Media Center staff.

 

Useful General Sites  (These apply to more than one component of the project)

 

World Book Encyclopedia

http://www.worldbookonline.com

If you need an encyclopedia we subscribe to World Book. The password is on the blue password sheet, or see any of the Media Center staff. (Please use this over Wikipedia)

 

The Ancient Greek World

http://www.museum.upenn.edu/Greek_World/Index.html

Land and Time, Daily Life, Religion and Death, Economy, Extra Topics (Pottery)

 

Greece: Empires - From PBS

http://www.pbs.org/empires/thegreeks/

 

ODYSSEY On-line - "Greece" (About many aspects of life)

http://carlos.emory.edu/ODYSSEY/GREECE/homepg.html

 

"Ancient Greece" at History for Kids (makes sure you stay on this site - not all links off are approved.)

http://www.historyforkids.org/learn/greeks/

 

"Greece: Secrets of the Past" - From the Canadian Museum of Civilization (writing and more)

www.civilization.ca/civil/greece/gr1010e.html
 

"Classical Period - Athens" - Society, economy, politics, culture

http://www.ime.gr/chronos/05/en/

Art & Architecture

ARCHITECTURE

“The Ancient Greek World”

http://www.museum.upenn.edu/Greek_World/Index.html

Land and Time, Daily Life, Religion and Death, Economy, Extra Topics (Pottery)

 

"Greek Architecture - Pursuing Perfection"

http://www.dummies.com/WileyCDA/DummiesArticle/id-1471.html

 

 

VASES

 

Minneapolis Museum of Art - "Hydria" - follow the links in the grey box on right.

http://www.artsmia.org/world-myths/viewallart/hydria_story.html

 

"Greek Art from the Metropolitan Museum of Art"

http://www.metmuseum.org/explore/Greek/GREEK1.HTM

 

"Vase Shapes" - Wesleyan College

http//mkatz.web.wesleyan.edu/vases/vase_shapes.html

 

Beazley Archives
http://www.beazley.ox.ac.uk/BeazleyAdmin/Script2/default.htm

 

Greek Pottery - Visual Records of an Ancient Society - Joslyn Museum

http://www.joslyn.org/teach/packets/pots/gpottery.html
 

British Museum - Vases (VERY NICE!)

Greek vases- Look for the book icons on the bottom to explore more topics

http://www.thebritishmuseum.ac.uk/compass/ixbin/hixclient.exe?_IXDB_=compass&{SINGLE}:v2_general_wp2_tindex=Greek+vases&_IXSPFX_=graphical/summary/&_IXFPFX_=graphical/full/&_IXNOMATCHES_=graphical/no_matches.html&$+(with+v2_searchable_index)+sort=.&_IXsearchterm=Greek+vases|link&submit-button=summary&_IXspage=search&_IXinitial=g

 

 

SCULPTURE

 

Beazley Archive - Classical Sculpture

http://www.beazley.ox.ac.uk/Sculpture/ScriptGeneral/ClassFrameset1.asp

 

"History of Sculpture"

http://www.historyworld.net/wrldhis/PlainTextHistories.asp?groupid=1382&HistoryID=ab21#1383

 

Kidpede - Sculpture

http://www.historyforkids.org/learn/greeks/art/sculpture/archaic.htm

 

 

Mythology and Literature

Encyclopedia Mythica

http://www.pantheon.org/mythica.html

 

"Mythweb"

http://www.mythweb.com/

 

Bullfinch’s Mythology

http://www.bulfinch.org/fables/welcome.html

 

Greek Mythology Link

http://homepage.mac.com/cparada/GML/index.html

 

Mythography

http://www.loggia.com/myth/content.html

 

"What is Myth?" - Minneapolis Institute of Art

http://www.artsmia.org/world-myths/whatismyth.html

 

"Greek Language and Literature"

http://community.middlebury.edu/~harris/SubIndex/classics.gr.html

 

Theoi Project - Guide to Greek Mythology and the Gods

http://www.theoi.com/

Aspects of Greek Life

"Daily Life in Athens"

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/landmarks/ancientgreece/athens/index.shtml

 

"Classic Cartoons - Theater"

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/landmarks/ancientgreece/classics/theatre/intro.shtml

 

“The Ancient Greek World”

http://www.museum.upenn.edu/Greek_World/Index.html

Land and Time, Daily Life, Religion and Death, Economy, Extra Topics (Pottery)

 

"Olympics"

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/landmarks/ancientgreece/classics/olympics/intro.shtml

 

“Olympia – the origin of the Olympic Games”

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/landmarks/ancientgreece/olympia/index.shtml

 

“The Real Story of the Ancient Olympic Games”

http://www.museum.upenn.edu/new/research/Exp_Rese_Disc/Mediterranean/Olympics/olympicintro.shtml

 

The Ancient Olympics

http://www.perseus.tufts.edu/Olympics/

 

"Greece"

http://www.livius.org/greece.html

(Philosophers, Authors, Generals, Scientists)

 

"Index of Ancient Greek mathematics" (Also Scientists!)

http://www-gap.dcs.st-and.ac.uk/~history/Indexes/Greeks.html

 

Greek Literature and Language

http://community.middlebury.edu/~harris/SubIndex/classics.gr.html

 

Philosophy and Philosophers

"The Philosophy of Aristotle"

http://www.hol.gr/greece/philoso.htm

 

"Greek Philosophy" from The Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy

http://www.utm.edu/research/iep/g/greekphi.htm

 

"Greece"

http://www.livius.org/greece.html

(Philosophers, Authors, Generals, Scientists)

 

"Philosophy Pages"

http://www.philosophypages.com